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Gateway International Raceway

669 State Route 203, East Saint Louis, IL 62201-1608
+1 618-482-2400
Review Highlights
Liked the Experience of IndyCar 2017

Crowd much larger than I thought, but weather was great. Concession lines were very long. Cars... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Enjoyed our visit for the Indycar Race in Aug. 2017.

We planned ahead and had been here for Indy Races many years ago. We plotted a route to our parking... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Mark W
Franklin, Indiana
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669 State Route 203, East Saint Louis, IL 62201-1608
+1 618-482-2400
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Crowd much larger than I thought, but weather was great. Concession lines were very long. Cars were still coming in after the start. People started to leave 2/3 into the race, which wasn't good. Like they had seen enough and weren't really interested. Orange parking...More

Thank mlewis1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We planned ahead and had been here for Indy Races many years ago. We plotted a route to our parking lot that did not come from the Interstate Exit. They had a big crowd and I could tell from our seats the bottleneck. It always...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Young inexperienced staff with no knowledge of major racing events. Might be okay for small amatuer stuff. Staff is rude and just guess at answers instead of taking time to find the correct answer. A few times, I've tried to communicate with them and never...More

Thank kevintZ4720PR
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This place has been a family all time favorite, for many years now. The track has been around for what feels like forever. It is a safe place for locals and professional drivers alike to test out, soup up and drive their cars, trucks and...More

Thank Sondra K
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Called ahead to be sure go carts were open. Got here and they were closed for a private party. Wish whoever we talked to had had better information. We wasted our morning.

Thank James P
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

Good venue. It was neat that they had go carts for the kids to rent and race. It was not a race day so none of the food stands were open. It would have been nice if they were because it was so dang hot...More

Thank Urmama777
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Great facility. Easy access from I 55. Facility is much improved since re-opening. New owner has made improvements each year since new opening.

Thank Ronald W
Reviewed 21 September 2014

What a beautiful September day to enjoy the Rusty Wallace Racing Experience. From the time we pulled into the parking lot, the day went without a glitch. You can choose whether to ride along or experience driving solo. All staff were professional and very helpful....More

Reviewed 17 July 2014

I had enjoyed various types of racing at Gateway over the years, but it wasn't until this past May until I truly realized how awesome it really is. My wife bought me a ride along package for the Rusty Wallace Racing Experience. I got it...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 4 June 2014

We bought my dad a shootout racing experience for his graduation present. We were able to get an awesome deal from a black Friday deal. We arrived at the track and everything was well laid out. While my dad was checking in, he decided to...More

Thank Nathan S
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